Monthly Archives: November 2015

#151 – 8½

Wet and windy Sunday afternoons are the perfect time to cross a few films off the list. 219/250

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#80 – All About Eve

Hopefully the first of two films I’ll cross off the list today. 218/250

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#111 – Notorious

Another Hitchcock film crossed off the list. Will I manage to spot his cameo or not? 217/250

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Bellowhead – The Forum, Bath.

The gig was part of the first half of Bellowhead’s farewell tour, a fairly drawn out affair which eventually finishes in Oxford next May. Bellowhead appeared on stage just after 9, and stormed their way through a near two hour … Continue reading

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#164 – Gandhi

Another day, another film to cross off the list. A reasonably early start needed as this is over three hours long. 216/250

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#219 – Anatomy of a Murder

An enjoyable courtroom drama with James Stewart battling George C Scott. 215/250

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#131 – It Happened One Night

Despite being 20 years older, this was of much better quality than the Wages of Fear DVD I tried to watch before. A fairly enjoyable film. 214/250

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#124 – Le Salaire de la Peur

Better known over here as The Wages of Fear. I actually gave up on this after 10 minutes as the DVD was virtually unwatchable. Very poor contrast, and burned-in subtitles that are almost unreadable. There’s a region A Blu-ray available … Continue reading

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An hour or so with an Apple TV 4

Whilst wandering round town this afternoon I found myself in the Apple store, where I picked up a new 4th gen Apple TV to play with. Plugging it in in place of my older 3rd gen unit it initially decided … Continue reading

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